Farm Duty motors are designed for applications requiring high starting torque and moderate starting current. IronHorse farm duty motors are used to power agitators, augers, compressors, surveyors, feeders, hay hoists, grinders, blowers and other farm equipment. Farm Duty motors have cast iron end bells with rolled steel bodies.
MTCP2 Premium-Efficiency Cast-Iron Three-Phase AC Motors
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Guidelines for choosing an Ironhorse general purpose motor vs. an inverter-duty motor are available below. If your application falls within the guidelines, there is no need to apply an inverter-duty motor.
General purpose AC induction motors can be run with drives in many applications; however inverter-duty AC motors are designed to handle much lower speeds without overheating and they are capable of withstanding higher voltage spikes without their insulation failing.